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Post time 2013-8-7 17:38:59 |Display all floors
manoj10 Post time: 2013-8-7 17:06
You may be grossly under updated. We hosted the ICC world cup 2011. And our grounds are on par to  ...

We were not talking about the world cup, we were talking about cricket becoming an Olympic sport, for that to happen the host country would need the grounds to play cricket, not likely for most countries.

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Post time 2013-8-7 17:49:24 |Display all floors
futsanglung Post time: 2013-8-7 14:38
We were not talking about the world cup, we were talking about cricket becoming an Olympic sport,  ...

Ah! I understand your point

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Post time 2013-8-7 19:48:45 |Display all floors
manoj10 Post time: 2013-8-7 17:49
Ah! I understand your point

It will need a lot of media coverage to make cricket take off in a new country, not likely to happen.

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Post time 2013-8-7 20:15:08 |Display all floors
futsanglung Post time: 2013-8-4 20:05
What worked well with football? The Chinese football team are not doing too well.

Yeah, I was being sarcastic. You wrote "Across China, boys and girls would be identified as potential Olympic cricketers, brought together and trained by top international coaches. China's national teams would rise up the world rankings. "

And I mention it did work very well for football... in a sarcastic way
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Post time 2013-8-9 10:44:13 |Display all floors
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Writer's real name is Lau Guan Kim.  lau_guan_kim is for commentary and analysis. He writes also under another alter ego jinseng. I will respond to good reasoned debate. Mudslingers shall be ignored. What I do not like are ignorance, stupidity, chauvinism and bigotry. The other party has as much right as I have until it resorts to insults and nuisance.

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Writer's real name is Lau Guan Kim.  lau_guan_kim is for commentary and analysis. He writes also under another alter ego jinseng. I will respond to good reasoned debate. Mudslingers shall be ignored. What I do not like are ignorance, stupidity, chauvinism and bigotry. The other party has as much right as I have until it resorts to insults and nuisance.

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Post time 2013-8-9 11:48:17 |Display all floors
futsanglung Post time: 2013-8-7 02:00
Watch and learn, better than baseball any day.

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